MartyV, December 12, 2014 (view all comments by MartyV)
This adventure of Harry Dresden is full of really unexpected twists and turns and some very bad ghouls. Jim Butcher is a writer who keeps you guessing and who uses cliffhangers to end most chapters, which of course makes you read just a bit of the next chapter ...
libraryelf, March 26, 2008 (view all comments by libraryelf)
I love Harry Dresden! He is the most entertaining character in Contemporary Urban Fantasy. Witches, psychic vampires, gangsters, cops, old girlfriends - Jim Butcher delivers once again with Harry's latest (mis)adventure in the world of the supernatural. You're really missing out if you don't read this.
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by Library Journal,
"Longtime series fans as well as newcomers drawn by the SciFi Channel's TV series based on the novels should find this supernatural mystery a real winner."
"Butcher puts the characters in a lot of danger, creates appalling moral choices for them, and spins an excellent noirish detective yarn in a well-crafted, supernaturally charged setting."
by Washington Times,
"What would you get if you crossed Spenser with Merlin? Probably you would come up with someone very like Harry Dresden, wizard, tough guy, and star of [The Dresden Files]."
The inspiration for the Sci Fi channel television series
In Chicago, someone has been killing practitioners of magic, those incapable of becoming full-fledged wizards. Shockingly, all the evidence points to Harry Dresden's half-brother, Thomas, as the murderer. Determined to clear his sibling's name, Harry uncovers a conspiracy within the White Council of Wizards that threatens not only him, but his nearest and dearest, too...
The Dabel Brothers are bringing the Dresden Files to life in comic book form—look for issues beginning April 2008! View more here!
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